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UMass Law's fellowship programs advance justice within and beyond the Commonwealth through research, writing, teaching, learning, practice, and engagement with the profession.

Commonwealth Fellows Program

Opportunities to enter the Commonwealth Fellows Program are offered to incoming students who are Massachusetts residents or attended a Massachusetts public college or university and who meet the qualifying criteria.

Learn more about the Commonwealth Fellows Program

Public Interest Law Fellowships

Public Interest Law Fellowships (PILF) are offered to entering students who are interested in working in a public interest field upon graduation.

Learn more about Public Interest Law Fellowships